Sobolewski Family History

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Sobolewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Sobolew in Lublin voivodeship, or Sobolewo in Bialystok, Lom?za, and Suwalki voivodeships, all named with Polish sobol ‘sable’ (see Sobol).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Topolewski, Sokolowski, Szablewski, Godlewski, Wroblewski, Strozewski

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Sobolewski Family Origin

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Sobolewski Family Occupations

What did your Sobolewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sobolewski occupation in the USA was Civil Engineer. 50% of Sobolewski's were Civil Engineers. Civil Engineer and Inspector Grafco. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sobolewski.

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  • Civil Engineer

  • Inspector Grafco.


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Sobolewski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sobolewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sobolewski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sobolewski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sobolewski. For the veterans among your Sobolewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sobolewski Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sobolewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sobolewski in 1950 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

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